The unemployment rate in Alachua County is 4.0% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Alachua County jobs have increased by 1.6%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Alachua County's cost of living is 7.8% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
April, November and October are the most pleasant months in Alachua County, while July and August are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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In the last Presidential election, Alachua county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 62.7% to 35.6%. More Voting Stats
Alachua County's population is 271,218 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 6.4%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 21.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Alachua County is Real Estate: $237,000
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.0%.
Alachua County public schools spend $9,228 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 15.2 students per teacher in Alachua County. More Education